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Bach Panther

Written by Xavier Gouchet - 16 november 2017 - no comments

Mark Mancina's “Pink Panther” theme, played as a fugue in the style of J. S. Bach, by Stéphane Delplace

Android Monotune

Written by Xavier Gouchet - 16 february 2016 - no comments

Here's an advertisment for the Android operating system, which, I think, extraordinarily delivers their message : Be together, not the same. This is how Beethoven's Moonlight Sonata (3rd movement) would sound on a piano playing only a middle C.

You can also discover the making of, and an extended version below

Piano Gare Tour

Written by Xavier Gouchet - 18 december 2015 - no comments

Frequent travellers know these little tunes broadcasted just before an annoucement. It's usually around 6 notes, and becomes part of the ambient noise in a train station or airport.

Two french guys decided to compose a music based on the SNCF (the french public train service), and play it on pianos available in big train stations.

Thanks to my wife for showing me this video

Get Lucky (Evolution cover)

Written by Xavier Gouchet - 07 october 2013 - no comments

PV Nova is a french musician who does funny, yet accurate analysis of modern music styles. For my french readers, take a look at his videos, it's interesting and hilarious.

This video is a cover of Daft Punk's famous Get Lucky through a decade of music styles.

Nick Pitera

Written by Xavier Gouchet - 07 may 2012 - no comments

Nick Pitera has an amazing voice, with an incredible range letting him sing both male and female parts in famous songs. Here are the covers I most like from him.